George Eliot Fellowship Review Issue 18: 1987

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Issue 18 of George Eliot Fellowship Review
Contains:
Message of Greeting From the Fellowship President - 1987
Annual Report - 1986
Treasurer's Report - 1986
Silas Marner: Filming the Novel: The George Eliot Memorial Lecture - 1986
Westminster Abbey Wreath Laying, 21 June 1986
Shakespearean Allusions in 'Janet's Repentance'
The Clarendon Edition of Middlemarch, Edited by David Carroll
George Eliot and Nineteenth-Century Science: The Make-Believe of a Beginning by Sally Shuttleworth
At the Grave of George Eliot
A Hard Moral Code
George Eliot's Wesleyan Madonna
The Manuscript of Daniel Deronda: A Change in Sequence?
Mrs. Tansome and 'Desecrated Sanctities'
George Eliot and American Films
To Pray or Not to Pray
George Eliot and Theatre: The Toast to the Immortal Memory
A Newly Purchased Letter
Review: Tea and Sprouts
Review of George Eliot by Jennifer Uglow
Front Matter 1987: 18
Nuneaton Wreath Laying, 1986

The novelist C. P. Snow, reviewing a book on George Eliot 'by Robert Speaight (1954). seeking an answer to his own question: ”Which of the Victorian novelists means much to the younger writers today?", after rejecting most of them, finally selected…

The following letter has recently been purchased by Nuneaton Museum and Art Gallery and its publication here (as far as we are aware, for the first time) is with the Curator's kind permission. Unfortunately, no year is shown with the date, neither is…

Almost twenty years ago, for the first time, I joined the small group of admirers who annually pay tribute to the memory of Nuneaton's famous daughter. It is perhaps fitting that my last public duty, albeit as ex-Curator, should be connected with…